Code Compliance

The mission of Code Compliance is to be proactive and responsive to the needs of the citizens of Midland while obtaining compliance with the city’s codes and ordinances. These Ordinances are intended to improve the quality of life by ensuring a cleaner, safer and more attractive community. Compliance with these ordinances also can help reduce vandalism, deter crime and maintain property values.  

Code Compliance has three primary areas of responsibility.

  • Receive citizen calls, letters and in-person reports of code violations throughout the city
  • Proactively patrol the city’s streets and alleys to ensure that the City’s codes and ordinances are followed regarding health, safety and aesthetics
  • Investigate violation complaints and work with private property owners to gain compliance when violation are found or reported